8th Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest

Sat Oct 29, 2022
12:00pm to 2:00pm ET

Washington Market Park hosts this annual free community event with trophies awarded in five pumpkin-carving categories: cutest, scariest, funniest, most realistic, and most creative. Bring your own pumpkin to enter, or just stop by with your family to enjoy the festive display!

Winners are announced via Instagram at 2:30pm. Please observe social distancing and mask-wearing when dropping off or viewing pumpkins.

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